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ownership issue.

ManojR
Occasional Advisor

ownership issue.

Hi Friends,

I am facing issue in one hpux base OS (IVM 4.1)server installed 11.31 march 2010 media.

1.) when a create a file after loging using root its ownership becomes nobody and sys.

2.) I am getting Request time out while pinging guest os from windows machine.

please help in these 2 querries.
1 REPLY
Patrick Wallek
Honored Contributor

Re: ownership issue.

>>1.) when a create a file after loging using
>>root its ownership becomes nobody and sys.

Are you trying to create this file on an NFS mounted file system? If so, this makes sense. 'root' is probably getting mapped to 'nobody' by NFS.

>>2.) I am getting Request time out while
>>pinging guest os from windows machine.

Do you have a firewall or iptables running on the HP-UX server? If so, it is probably blocking ICMP (ping) requests.